EU can’t force government to make changes to truck tax – Harkin

Marian Harkin

The EU can’t do much to help reduce the high road tax costs that Irish hauliers have been protesting against.

That’s according to the Midlands Northwest MEP Marian Harkin who was speaking in the European Parliament in Strasbourg.

Ms Harkin says that Ireland, like the UK, has full control of its tax systems and the EU has no powers to force them to change those tax laws....